Lynn P. Peterson is one of the most esteemed workers' compensation defense attorneys in California. The Law Offices of Hallett, Emerick, Wells & Sareen PLC is please to announce that Ms. Peterson is bringing her expertise and her entire legal team in Glendale to the HEWS Firm where she will be "of counsel" and continue to manage the Glendale Office under the HEWS banner.

Ms. Peterson is well-known for her aggressive representation of self-insureds and carriers throughout Southern and Central California. Additionally, she was the founder, editor and contributing writer of the California State Bar publication "Workers' Compensation Quarterly" for over 30 years from its inception in 1987 until 2018. Also coming over is Dawn Writer Wilson, a former I&A Officer and an experienced hearing representative with over 40 years in workers' compensation.

HEWS President H. Neal Wells IV commented: "I've known Lynn for over 25 years, and she is one of the most aggressive and pragmatic defense attorneys in the industry. We are extremely pleased to have an attorney of her outstanding quality and reputation. There were several law firms vying for her services, so we are humbled she chose to have her very successful team join ours." The merger will be completed by February 1st.